I have a question. Are the endocannabinoid system and the dopamine system two key elements of the central nervous system? The popular press has been busy of late drafting, publishing, and republishing articles on the structure and function of the endocannabinoid system (ECS). These articles discuss: the discovery of the CB1 receptor and the binding of..
Cannabis has been used as a source of medicinal compounds for thousands of years. Cannabis is a complex plant, producing several classes of secondary metabolites including at least 104 cannabinoids, 120 terpenoids, 26 flavonoids and 11 steroids among 545 identified compounds (Dan et al., 2020). Crude extracts of the cannabis flowers contain hundreds of molecules and..